Denton Police are now allowing students to leave McNair Elementary School after the school was placed on lockdown this afternoon.
Police say shortly after 2:30 pm, they received a report of a person with a gun near the school on Hickory Creek Road. A student reportedly saw a man with a gun near the campus. He was described as wearing a black hooded sweater and jeans.
After searching the area, officers were unable to locate any suspects. Police say all students are safe and bus riders are being released with escorts. Car riders are also being released to parents at the usual pickup area.
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